Not to be confused with Google Images, Google Arts & Culture provides images, exhibits and interactive virtual views of museums and other participating cultural institutions and historical sites around the world.
The digitized images from the Library of Congress includes photographs, fine and popular prints and drawings, posters and architectural and engineering drawings. While international in scope, the collections are particularly rich in materials produced in, or documenting the history of, the United States and the lives, interests and achievements of the American people.
A digital collection from Duke University of over 7,000 U.S. and Canadian advertisements dated between 1911 and 1955.
The College Art Associationpublishes a comprehensive guide to understanding Fair Use for the visual arts. You can also consult the Library's research guide on Copyright for more general information.
Many museums have digitized and made their collections available online. Here is a list of select local, national and international digitized museum collections.